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Welcome! We’re glad you’re here and interested in applying to KCC!

Applying to KCC is the first step of your educational journey. We have a wide selection of programs to meet your needs and put you on the pathway to an amazing career. Our application for admission is free and can be completed here online!

KCC is using a new application system that will require users to create an account whether this is your first time applying to KCC or you are returning student that wishes to continue your education.


Need Help?

Click here for instructions on how to complete the online application. 

For further assistance, please contact the Admissions Office at 269-965-4153.

Next Steps: ACE It!

Applying to KCC is just the first step in the ACE It admissions process: Apply. Connect. Enroll. Below are the steps students should take once they’ve applied to further connect with the College and enroll in classes.

Verify Your Address

All students are required to verify their address with the Registrar’s Office to ensure correct tuition rates. For more information, visit our Address Verification page, email records@kellogg.edu, or call 269-965-5522.

Complete the FAFSA

Students who wish to apply to receive financial aid will be required to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.gov.

KCC school code: 002276

For more information, visit our Financial Aid web page, email the Financial Aid Office at finaid@kellogg.edu, or call 269-965-4123.

Submit High School and/or College Transcripts

Submit your official high school and/or college transcripts in order to receive credit for either courses you have previously received or to provide proof that you meet the required prerequisites for your courses.

Visit the Registrar’s Office web page, email records@kellogg.edu, or call 269-965-5522 for more information.

Our mailing address is:
Kellogg Community College
Attn: Registrar’s Office
450 North Ave.
Battle Creek, MI, 49017

Complete Placement Testing

Many courses at Kellogg Community College require that students have specific skill levels in reading, English, or math. To provide a recommendation for students on which courses to start with to ensure the best chance of success, KCC provides the following placement options to get information for a recommendation on how to begin classes:

  • Submit your PSAT, SAT or ACT scores to the Testing & Assessment Office at records@kellogg.edu
  • Complete placement testing at any of the Kellogg Community College Centers or the main campus in Battle Creek. 
  • Complete one or more of the self-assessments and make an appointment to meet with an Academic Advisor to discuss your best avenue in choosing courses.

For more information can be found on the Testing & Assessment website or by calling 269-965-4136.

Academic Advising

Students are required to meet with an academic advisor to review requirements for their program of study. Appointments can be made using Starfish (in the Bruin Portal) or by calling 269-965-4124.

Complete Learning Technologies Readiness

Learning Technologies Readiness must be completed to maintain registration.

Click here for information about Learning Technologies Readiness.

Register and Pay

Students are encouraged to register for classes online through the Bruin Portal and set up a payment plan. All students, including those paying with financial aid and scholarships, have two payment options:

Click here for help registering for classes.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the Registrar’s Office at records@kellogg.edu or 269-965-5522.

If you have questions regarding payment and payment plan options, contact the Business Office at busoffice@kellogg.edu or 269-965-4140.